If you're a first time visitor to Seattle, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about neighborhoods and places to stay in Seattle.
The top mentioned neighborhoods and areas that people talk about in and around Seattle are:
Here's what Trippy members had to say:
"Capitol Hill Neighborhood - good food and bars, great for dancing, lots of gay clubs Downtown - Tourist haven, mostly dead at night except for a few jazz/live music clubs Belltown - good bars and food, especially along 2nd." See More
"Downtown is OK to stroll some of the main sites during the day, but it practically shuts down at night except for a few good restaurants." See More
"Queen Anne Space Needle Green Lake Park Fremont Troll" See More
"To get to Port Angeles take the ferry to Bainbridge Island." See More
Depending on the neighborhood you choose, you may want to research hotels in the area. If you'd rather start with the most recommended hotels in Seattle, here's a list to get you started.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:
"The Ace Hotel is another good place to stay in Belltown (very central)." See More
"Next option is the Edgewater Hotel, which is just 1 block over." See More
"I've stayed in a few places that were so plush and amazing, like the Sorrento Hotel and Ace Hotel, but my favorite for saving cash has to be Hotel Deca, in the U-district." See More
"We stayed at Hotel Five, it was great and within walking distance to pretty much everything and not a long walk from train station if you arrive from from the airport via train." See More
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Trippy is a great resource for planning your trip because you get advice from real travelers. We suggested neighborhoods and hotels based on the recommendations of the Trippy community. This gives you a quick overview, but if you're looking to do more research, here are some of the questions that we used to find this information.
If you're a foodie or just love to eat when you travel, you might decide to stay in a hotel close to a restaurant you want to try. Here are some places to eat in Seattle.
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Maybe you're looking for a happening area with lots to see and do, or you want to be walking distance from tourist attractions. Check out some of these places and see there's a hotel nearby.
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This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Seattle locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Seattle.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.
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